Regulating higher education : Quality assurance and neo-liberal managerialism in higher education — A critical introduction

@inproceedings{Jarvis2014RegulatingHE,
  title={Regulating higher education : Quality assurance and neo-liberal managerialism in higher education — A critical introduction},
  author={Darryl Stuart Jarvis},
  year={2014}
}
Quality assurance (QA) regimes have become an increasingly dominant regulatory tool in the management of higher education sectors around the world. By one estimate, nearly half the countries in the world now have quality assurance systems or QA regulatory bodies for higher education. This paper explores the emergence and spread of QA regimes, the coalescence of regulatory logics around qualifications frameworks, and the broad confluence of such approaches in terms of their impact on the… CONTINUE READING